The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 10 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 169 145 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 21.95% 15.73% 11.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 67.06% 47.39% 41.25%
Number of salaries quoted 169 131 97
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
252 306 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 32.73% 33.19% 26.94%
Number of salaries quoted 241 273 233
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £48,550 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Southampton region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Southampton

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Southampton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 216 (68.57%) C#
1 216 (68.57%) .NET
2 167 (53.02%) ASP.NET
3 155 (49.21%) SQL
4 144 (45.71%) JavaScript
5 142 (45.08%) MVC
6 105 (33.33%) HTML
7 103 (32.70%) Agile Software Development
8 96 (30.48%) MS Excel
8 96 (30.48%) Microsoft
9 95 (30.16%) ASP.NET MVC
10 94 (29.84%) CSS
11 86 (27.30%) .NET Framework
12 67 (21.27%) Software Engineering
13 60 (19.05%) jQuery
14 56 (17.78%) Entity Framework
15 49 (15.56%) LINQ
16 48 (15.24%) Windows
17 47 (14.92%) Retail
18 42 (13.33%) TDD
19 41 (13.02%) VB.NET
20 40 (12.70%) AngularJS
21 39 (12.38%) Oracle
22 38 (12.06%) SQL Server 2005
23 37 (11.75%) Multithreading
24 35 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 33 (10.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 31 (9.84%) OOD
27 29 (9.21%) Visual Studio
27 29 (9.21%) Security Cleared

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (6.98%) CMS
2 10 (3.17%) EPiServer CMS
3 9 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.54%) IIS
5 7 (2.22%) WebLogic
5 7 (2.22%) WebSphere
6 6 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (1.90%) MS Exchange
7 4 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (1.27%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.95%) Node.js
9 2 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.63%) Drupal
9 2 (0.63%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.63%) NetWeaver
9 2 (0.63%) WordPress
10 1 (0.32%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 96 (30.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.95%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.49%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.95%) Office 365
4 2 (0.63%) SaaS
5 1 (0.32%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.40%) TCP/IP
2 13 (4.13%) Network Security
3 10 (3.17%) CTI
4 5 (1.59%) SAN
5 3 (0.95%) Internet
6 2 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.63%) Firewall
6 2 (0.63%) NAS
7 1 (0.32%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (12.06%) SQL Server 2005
2 35 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 33 (10.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (8.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 25 (7.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 21 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
7 19 (6.03%) Relational Database
8 16 (5.08%) PerformancePoint
9 11 (3.49%) Big Data
9 11 (3.49%) Oracle Database
9 11 (3.49%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (3.49%) SQL Server 2014
10 8 (2.54%) Oracle Database 12c
11 7 (2.22%) DB2
12 6 (1.90%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (1.59%) OLAP
14 4 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
14 4 (1.27%) QlikView
15 3 (0.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 29 (9.21%) Visual Studio
2 23 (7.30%) Git (software)
3 21 (6.67%) Moq
4 20 (6.35%) JIRA
5 14 (4.44%) NUnit
6 5 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.32%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.32%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.32%) JUnit
7 1 (0.32%) Selenium
7 1 (0.32%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.32%) Subversion
General
1 47 (14.92%) Retail
2 16 (5.08%) Billing
2 16 (5.08%) Finance
3 11 (3.49%) Local Government
4 4 (1.27%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.63%) Games
5 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.32%) Law
6 1 (0.32%) Legal
6 1 (0.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 191 (60.63%) Developer
2 84 (26.67%) .NET Developer
3 69 (21.90%) Software Developer
4 58 (18.41%) C# Developer
5 39 (12.38%) Web Developer
6 34 (10.79%) C# .NET Developer
6 34 (10.79%) Senior Developer
7 32 (10.16%) Analyst
8 29 (9.21%) Software Engineer
9 28 (8.89%) C# Software Developer
10 27 (8.57%) Junior
11 25 (7.94%) DBA
11 25 (7.94%) Junior Developer
11 25 (7.94%) Senior .NET Developer
12 21 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
13 20 (6.35%) .NET Web Developer
14 19 (6.03%) Senior Software Engineer
15 18 (5.71%) ASP.NET Developer
15 18 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 18 (5.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (68.57%) .NET
2 167 (53.02%) ASP.NET
3 105 (33.33%) HTML
4 95 (30.16%) ASP.NET MVC
5 94 (29.84%) CSS
6 86 (27.30%) .NET Framework
7 60 (19.05%) jQuery
8 56 (17.78%) Entity Framework
9 49 (15.56%) LINQ
10 40 (12.70%) AngularJS
11 24 (7.62%) ASP.NET Web API
12 22 (6.98%) Web Services
13 18 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 16 (5.08%) XML
15 15 (4.76%) COM
15 15 (4.76%) WCF
16 13 (4.13%) HTML5
16 13 (4.13%) NHibernate
16 13 (4.13%) SOAP
16 13 (4.13%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.30%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.13%) Computer Science
2 13 (4.13%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (4.13%) N-Tier
3 10 (3.17%) Replication
4 6 (1.90%) CMDB
5 4 (1.27%) Data Integration
6 3 (0.95%) Clustering
6 3 (0.95%) Fintech
6 3 (0.95%) Life Science
6 3 (0.95%) User Experience
7 2 (0.63%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (0.63%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.63%) Physics
7 2 (0.63%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.32%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.32%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.32%) iPad
8 1 (0.32%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 48 (15.24%) Windows
2 11 (3.49%) Unix
2 11 (3.49%) Windows Server
3 4 (1.27%) Android
3 4 (1.27%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.95%) Windows 10
4 3 (0.95%) Windows 7
4 3 (0.95%) Windows 8
4 3 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.63%) Linux
6 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (45.08%) MVC
2 103 (32.70%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (21.27%) Software Engineering
4 42 (13.33%) TDD
5 37 (11.75%) Multithreading
6 31 (9.84%) OOD
7 27 (8.57%) Project Management
8 25 (7.94%) ERP
9 22 (6.98%) Domain-Driven Design
10 21 (6.67%) SDLC
10 21 (6.67%) Time Management
11 20 (6.35%) User Stories
12 19 (6.03%) ITIL
12 19 (6.03%) Scrum
13 16 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (4.76%) Dependency Injection
14 15 (4.76%) E-Commerce
14 15 (4.76%) OO
15 13 (4.13%) BDD
15 13 (4.13%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 216 (68.57%) C#
2 155 (49.21%) SQL
3 144 (45.71%) JavaScript
4 41 (13.02%) VB.NET
5 27 (8.57%) C++
6 13 (4.13%) T-SQL
7 12 (3.81%) Java
8 4 (1.27%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.95%) VB
10 2 (0.63%) MATLAB
10 2 (0.63%) PHP
10 2 (0.63%) Python
10 2 (0.63%) R
11 1 (0.32%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.32%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.32%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 29 (9.21%) Security Cleared
2 25 (7.94%) Degree
2 25 (7.94%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.22%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.90%) ISEB
5 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.63%) PhD
6 1 (0.32%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.98%) SLA
2 7 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 14 (4.44%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.17%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (2.22%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.90%) vSphere
5 4 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.95%) XenApp
6 3 (0.95%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.63%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (2.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 6 (1.90%) Data Guard
2 6 (1.90%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (0.95%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 96 (30.48%) Microsoft
2 39 (12.38%) Oracle
3 18 (5.71%) EPiServer
4 13 (4.13%) SAP
5 8 (2.54%) IFS
6 7 (2.22%) VMware
7 6 (1.90%) Zerto
8 4 (1.27%) Pegasus
8 4 (1.27%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.95%) Citrix
9 3 (0.95%) IBM
10 2 (0.63%) Cisco
10 2 (0.63%) HP
10 2 (0.63%) NetApp
10 2 (0.63%) Zend
11 1 (0.32%) DevExpress
11 1 (0.32%) Progress
11 1 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
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